1 February 2013, Volume 52, Issue 4, pp. 538-896  
57 articles


From the Board of Editors: on Plagiarism

open access Appl. Opt. 52(4), ED1-ED2 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

OSA’s Review of Applied Optics

open access Appl. Opt. 52(4), ED3-ED4 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Applied Industrial Optics

open access Appl. Opt. 52(4), AIO1-AIO1 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Accurate and fast stray radiation calculation based on improved backward ray tracing

Appl. Opt. 52(4), B1-B9 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Optimization of thickness uniformity of optical coatings on a conical substrate in a planetary rotation system

Appl. Opt. 52(4), B26-B32 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical sensing techniques for temperature measurement

Appl. Opt. 52(4), B33-B39 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Fabrication and modeling of multimode fiber lenses

Appl. Opt. 52(4), B40-B45 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Influence of tilt on collinear calibration of a laser interferometer

Appl. Opt. 52(4), B46-B51 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

High-accuracy sinusoidal phase-modulating self-mixing interferometer using an electro-optic modulator: development and evaluation

Appl. Opt. 52(4), B52-B59 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Terahertz polarization conversion with quartz waveplate sets

Appl. Opt. 52(4), B60-B69 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Rapid inspection method for measuring interior tilt and decenter in singlet lens

Appl. Opt. 52(4), B70-B81 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Spectral data mining for rapid measurement of organic matter in unsieved moist compost

Appl. Opt. 52(4), B82-B92 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Low cost “laserless” FTIR spectrometer on the farm for real-time nitrous oxide soil emission measurements

Appl. Opt. 52(4), B93-B101 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Cylindrical lenses—focusing and imaging: a review [Invited]

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 538-545 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Toward a super imaging system [Invited]

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 561-566 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Half a century of optics in computing—a personal perspective [Invited]

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 600-612 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Seeing through turbidity with harmonic holography [Invited]

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 567-578 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Advances in three-dimensional integral imaging: sensing, display, and applications [Invited]

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 546-560 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Silicon nanophotonic devices for chip-scale optical communication applications [Invited]

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 613-624 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

High-spectral-resolution characterization of broadband high-efficiency reflection gratings

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 653-658 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Controlled angular redirection of light via nanoimprinted disordered gratings

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 709-716 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical properties of the fiber-optic temperature sensor based on the side-hole fiber filled with indium

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 666-673 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Compact magnetic-field sensor based on optical microfiber Michelson interferometer and Fe3O4 nanofluid

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 734-741 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Sagittal and meridional radii of curvature for a surface with symmetry of revolution by using a null-screen testing method

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 625-634 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Three-component double conjugate zoom lens system from tunable focus lenses

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 862-865 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

q-plate for millimeter-wave orbital angular momentum manipulation

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 635-639 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Effect of surrounding inhomogeneities on whispering gallery modes in spherical resonators

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 690-697 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Selective field localization in random structured media

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 742-749 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Surface plasmon-enhanced terahertz spectroscopic distinguishing between isomers in powder form

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 824-828 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Very low resistance ZnS/Ag/ZnS/Ag/ZnS nano-multilayer anode for organic light emitting diodes applications

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 780-785 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Analyzing the effects of particle size on remotely sensed spectra: a study on optical properties and spectral similarity scale of suspended particulate matters in water

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 879-888 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Extended wavelet transformation to digital holographic reconstruction: application to the elliptical, astigmatic Gaussian beams

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 838-848 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Lattice algebra approach to multispectral analysis of ancient documents

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 674-682 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Known-plaintext attack-based optical cryptosystem using phase-truncated Fresnel transform

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 871-878 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Predefinable colorimetric quantum-dot barcodes with simple and express identification algorithm

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 866-870 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Probability mapping images in dynamic speckle classification

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 726-733 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Oceanographic lidar profiles compared with estimates from in situ optical measurements

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 786-794 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Estimation of hyperspectral inherent optical properties from in-water radiometry: error analysis and application to in situ data

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 795-817 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (2)]

Research on potential problems of object image grating self-tiling for applications in large aperture optical systems

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 718-725 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Suspended hollow core fiber for terahertz wave guiding

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 770-774 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Silica nanospheres for filtering higher-order optical fiber modes

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 775-779 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Highly stable graphene-assisted tunable dual-wavelength erbium-doped fiber laser

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 818-823 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Characterization of one-dimensional lasing in semiconductor disordered nanopowders

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 659-665 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Thin-disk laser with Bessel-like output beam: theory and simulations

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 683-689 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Generation of a strong uniform transversely polarized nondiffracting beam using a high-numerical-aperture lens axicon with a binary phase mask

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 849-853 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Photovoltaic ultraviolet detectors based on Zr0.04Ti0.96O2 solid solution nanowire arrays

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 750-754 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Dispersion and anisotropy of thermo-optic coefficients in tetragonal GdVO4 and YVO4 laser host crystals

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 698-705 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Modeling the scattering properties of mineral aerosols using concave fractal polyhedra

Appl. Opt. 52(4), 640-652 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical response of laser-doped silicon carbide for an uncooled midwave infrared detector: errata

open access Appl. Opt. 52(4), 717-717 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Holographic aperture ladar: erratum

open access Appl. Opt. 52(4), 706-708 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF